Three Archbishops Consecrated for the Syriac Orthodox Church

OCP News Service – 27/6/21

Lebanon: Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II consecrated three new Archbishops on the 25th of June 201 at the Patriarchal Residence in Atchaneh, Lebanon.

Rev. Raban Roger Youssef Akhrass was consecrated as Archbishop Sevarious Roger (Patriarchal Vicar for Syriac Studies), Very Rev. Raban Cyril Babi was consecrated as Archbishop Kurilose, Patriarchal Vicar for the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus, and Very Rev. Raban Joseph Bali, was consecrated as Archbishop Joseph (Patriarchal Secretary).

Patriarch John X of Antioch, Ignatius Joseph III Younan of the Syriac Catholic Church, Bishops and representatives of various Christian Churches and several faithful were present for the occasion.

OCP News Service